Across the Keewatin Icefields


Christian Leden, Translated by Dr. Leslie Neatby

About the book

Dramatic vignettes of life on the tundra highlight this journal, sub-titled “Three Years Among the Canadian Eskimos, 1913-1916,” by the Norwegian traveller, Christian Leden. He writes vividly, in the present tense, giving a feeling of intimacy to his accounts of travel and the hunt some eighty years ago.”…an attractive, well-organized book with an excellent introduction, brief biography, helpful notes, index and appendices.”
-Canadian Forum

0-920486-19-3 hc
HIS006000 History/Canada
256 pp 6 x 9 in